選挙

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See also: 選舉

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: 4
きょ
Grade: 4
on’yomi
Alternative spelling
選擧 (kyūjitai)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(せん)(きょ) (senkyo (kyūjitai 選擧)

  1. (politics) election
    選挙(せんきょ)()
    senkyo ni iku
    to go to an official voting place (and cast a vote)
  2. (politics, informal) campaigning
    (あさ)から選挙(せんきょ)うるさい
    Asa kara senkyo ga urusai.
    The campaigning is irritatingly noisy even from early in the morning.

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Verb[edit]

(せん)(きょ)する (senkyo surusuru (stem (せん)(きょ) (senkyo shi), past (せん)(きょ)した (senkyo shita), kyūjitai 選擧)

  1. elect

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN